Research Assistant in quality of water detection via EURAXESS

Fundacio Bosch i Gimpera

Barcelona, , ES

The candidate will be involved in a multidisciplinary team to develop a communication electronic system for IoT applications in the MAQA project Framework related to quality of water detection using an advanced proprietary technology to create self-powered autonomous sensors for water quality characteristics detection €. The main tasks will be:

• Definition of specifications

• Electronic equipment design collaboration of the communication system.

• Laboratory test of the designed equipment.

• Field test of the designed equipment.

• Manipulation of samples at the microscale.

• (Micro)fluidic manipulation for test set-up.

• Drafting technical documentation.

Requeriments:

The Master Degree (or equivalent) candidate should have a Electronics, Technology or biomedicine background with basic experience in design of electronics systems and communication protocols for IoT systems. It will be valued to have knowledge on electronic PCB design, SPICE simulations and basic communications protocols. English language will also be valued and the use of microfluidic systems to define fluidic setups for tests and validation procedures.

General competences and abilities: teamwork, communication skills, enthusiastic about their research, interpersonal skills, initiative, ability to work independently and in a high-performance team.

Other data about the project:

-Projectt Title: Autonomous Supervision of a Water Quality Application

-Actvity Acronym: Sensoring

-Prinicpal Investigator: Jordi Colomer

-Departament: Electronics and biomedical engineering, University of Barcelona

-Funding: F2I Fundació Bosch i Gimpera program and FEDER founds

Funding: The vacancy offered will be carried out in the framework of Action A4-Maduration of Technologies, whithin the project “IMPULS A LA INNOVACIÓ, VALORITZACIÓ I TRANSFÈRENCIA UB-FBG 2016-2020, REINNOVA UB-FBG (operation code IU16-004982) co-funded by European Development Regional Funds (FEDER), with the support of the Secretaria d’Universitats i Recerca del Departament d’Empresa i Coneixement de la Generalitat de Catalunya.

Required documents:

  • Application letter
  • Curriculum vitae including list of publications

Please send your application to:

Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply.

Priority will be given to people with disabilities

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Technology: Master Degree or equivalent
    Engineering: Master Degree or equivalent
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Specific Requirements

Electronics, Technology or biomedicine background with basic experience in design of electronics systems and communication protocols for IoT systems. It will be valued to have knowledge on electronic PCB design, SPICE simulations and basic communications protocols. English language will also be valued and the use of microfluidic systems to define fluidic setups for tests and validation procedures


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED